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Demographics

People

Total Population276
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens10.5%
Employed Population 16+123
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married54.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.9%
Median Earnings25+$28,958
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,813
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,188
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.7%
Median Gross Rent$460
Median House Value$83,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.9%
Irish11.6%
African8.7%
French Except Basque6.5%
Italian5.1%
Dutch3.6%
English1.8%
German1.4%
Belgian0.7%
Lebanese0.7%
Arab0.7%
Swiss0.4%
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Athens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Claiborne Parish
Standard Zip Codes71003
Phone Area Codes318
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.65
Approximate Longitude-93.02

Athens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHOMER 3 SSW
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp51 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip55.7 inches
StationRUSTON LA TECH
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp33 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip55 inches
StationASHLAND
Distance34 miles
Jan Temp33 to 56 F
Apr Temp50 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip54.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arcadia2,893$26,250
Bryceland98$68,333
Dubberly224$76,875
Gibsland956$31,771
Homer3,046$30,109
Lisbon159$60,625

Athens Private Schools

Mt Olive Christian School
15349 Highway 9
ZIP: 71003
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 102
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